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Aqua / mobile phone


From the water metaphor we developed a new system of communication that conveys emotions through the different statuses and forms of water. To better fit this concept of fluidity and streams of emotions running from one person to the other, we also
redesigned the mobile phone it self in a way that looks like a block of solid water with a fluid heart.
The phone is an OLED touchscreen candy bar phone, made of two transparent bodies, wavy carved inside and painted to get this effect of fluidity.

Link to video on the CD: 201-59501_aqua_video


Politecnico di Milano

Politecnico di Milano
Milan, Italy



Valeria Grauso

Valeria Grauso
Firenze, Italy

Valeria Grauso Lucia Demarchi Simone Castiglione